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BAPCO Conference Exhibition

08 April, 2008

The order of events for the BAPCO Conference 2008

Tuesday 22nd April

13.30 - Registration Opens

14.30 - Welcome and Opening Comments – Ray Trotter, President of BAPCO 2007/2008

14.35 - TETRA Workshop Presented by the TETRA Association
* FREE admission * – Workshop Chair: Phil Kidner, CEO, TETRA Association

18.15 - BAPCO 2008 Opening Dinner
The Brewery, Chiswell Street, London, EC1Y 4SD

19.15 - Opening Dinner Keynote Presentation: Admiral Lord West of Spithead, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State For Security and Counter-Terrorism Home Office

Wednesday 23rd April

08.00 - Registration Opens

09.00 - Welcome and Opening Comments Ray Trotter, President, BAPCO 2007/2008

09.15 - Keynote Opening Address: Glasgow Airport Terrorist Incident - 15.11 – Saturday 30 June 2007 – Richard Gray, Deputy Chief Constable and Campbell Corrigan, Detective Chief Superintendent, Strathclyde Police

Session One: Enhancing Information Sharing

10.00 - Delivering Multi-Agency Emergency Response Integration – Robert H. Scott III, Industry Manager for Security Solutions Intergraph Security, Government and Infrastructure

10.30 - Interoperability via Protocols for Using Dedicated Multi Service Talk Groups on the Airwave Service – Geoff Lowe, Interoperability and Fleetmapping Manager, National Policing Improvement Agency

11.00 – Interoperability – A Tri Service Programme to make it efficient and effective now, and meet future user requirements – Michael Hallowes, Tri Service Interoperability User Requirement Study National Policing Improvement Agency

11.30 - Visualisation for Security and Safety – Rachel Craddock, Principal Engineer, Thales Research & Technology (UK) Ltd Session

Session Two: Developments in Emergency Responding
Chaired by Ian Hoult, Chairman, Emergency Planning Society

14.15 - Communication Control – Is it time to change? – David Collins, DS2000 Product Manager, Sungard Public Sector
14.45 - Department of Communities and Local Government FiReControl Project Ian Griffiths, EADS FiReControl Project Director, EADS Defence and Security Systems Ltd
15.45 - Networked Display Technology Systems for Control Room Environments Tim Stanish, Sales Manager, Europe Middle East and Asia (EEMA), Electrosonic Group
16.15 - Live fixed and mobile video surveillance, using static and body-worn cameras - Gary Maughan, Account Director and Iain Ivory, Senior Solutions Marketing Manager Motorola Ltd
16.45 - BAPCO Annual General Meeting

Thursday 24th April

Session Three: Alternative/Complementary Technologies for the Future?

08.00 - Registration Opens
09.00 - Welcome and Opening Remarks – Ian Readhead, BAPCO President 2008/2009
09.15 - The Gloucestershire Floods 2007 – A Case Study into the use of Mobile High Speed Satellite Internet For Major Incidents – Tareq Khamis, Managing Director, Prime Satcom Consulting Ltd
10.00 - WiMAX / Wireless Cities in context with Terrorism and Major Incidents - Kenny Kamal, Chief Technology Officer, MLL Telecom
11.00 - Identity: a moving target? – Alasdair Shannon, Head of UK Business Development, Airwave Solutions Ltd
11.30 - Emergency Response – A New Technology Vision – Yair Bar-Tuv, Homeland Security Manager, Elbit Systems, Israel

Session Four: BAPCO Super Session – In the Hot Seat – Developing a Road Map for the Future

13.00 - Keynote Address: A Strategy to Achieve Resilient Telecommunications – Nick Welsh, Pan-Government Accreditor, Cabinet Office
User Presentations:
13.20 - Ian Readhead, Deputy Chief Constable, Hampshire Constabulary and Chair, ACPO IMBA Communication Portfolio

13.35 - Hayden Newton, Chief Executive, East of England Ambulance NHS Trust and Ambulance Service Network
13.50 - Olaf Baars, Deputy Chief Fire Officer, Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service and Chair, Chief Fire Officers Association IPCTC
14.05 - Peter Kennington, Managing Director, Linear Communication Consultants Ltd.
14.20 - Question Time
14.50 - Closing summary: Nick Welsh, Pan-Government Accreditor, Cabinet Office
15.00 - Close of Conference: Ian Readhead, BAPCO President, 2008/2009
15.05 - Farewell Drinks Reception on Exhibition Floor
16.00 - Event Closes

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